of Searcy, AR
October 11, 1927 - September 16, 2021
Ralph Theobald, beloved spouse, father, grandfather, and great grandfather passed away on September 16, 2021 at the age of 93. His vocation was Radiology. He was the son of Otto and Esther Heinhorst Theobald of Mason City, Illinois. He had one sister, Hilda Koryus. Ralph was married to Eleanor Ringland Theobald, his best friend since high school. They lived most of their adult lives in Quincy, Illinois and Palm Harbor, Florida and moved to Searcy, Arkansas five years ago and lived at Handing Place Retirement Center. Ralph loved to travel, go hunting and fishing, most sports, games, cards (especially bridge), and socializing with friends. He was proud to be a United States Navy Veteran having served in the Pacific during World War II.He was blessed to have three children, Bill (Jeana) Theobald, Debra (Ken) Young and David Theobald; six grandchildren, Tonya and Tyler, Stephanie and Stephen, and Taylor and Peyton, respectively; and especially enjoyed his six great grandchildren.A Memorial Service will be held at Roller-Daniel Funeral Home in Searcy at 2:00PM on September 24, 2021 with Military Honors. Burial will be in Mason City, Illinois at a later date. The family requests memorials be made to the Wounded Warriors Project.
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I am a cousin to Ralph's Wife, Ellie. Ralph, Ellie, Russ and I had many good times together over the years. My condolences to his family.
Will miss seeing him at First United Methodist Church. My condolences to his family.Irene Gray